Using high-quality, long-staple thread is highly recommended for all high-speed long-arm quilting machines. But you don't have to give up your favorites. Try silk, poly, cotton or holographic threads in all kinds of weights.

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If you love to free-motion machine quilt but struggle to fit your project in a small throat space, you're going to love the HQ Sweet Sixteen®. Sixteen inches ...